OpenBSD 5.5

OpenBSD 5.5, the latest version of the free, multi-platform UNIX-like operating system with focus on proactive security and integrated cryptography, has been released: “This is a partial list of new features and systems included in OpenBSD 5.5: time_t is now 64 bits on all platforms; from OpenBSD 5.5 onwards, OpenBSD is year 2038-ready and will run well beyond Tue Jan 19 03:14:07 2038 UTC; the entire source tree (kernel, libraries, and userland programs) has been carefully and comprehensively audited to support 64-bit time_t… Some highlights: GNOME 3.10.2 KDE 3.5.10 and 4.11.5, Xfce 4.10, MySQL 5.1.73 and PostgreSQL 9.3.2, Postfix 2.11.0, OpenLDAP 2.3.43 and 2.4.38, Mozilla Firefox 24.3 and 26.0, LibreOffice, PHP 5.3.28 and 5.4.24, Python 2.7.6 and 3.3.2, Chromium 32.0.1700.102, GCC 4.6.4 and 4.8.2….” See the OpenBSD 5.5 release page for a long list of changes and improvements. Download (torrents): amd64/install55.iso (237MB, SHA256, torrent), i386/install55.iso (222MB, SHA256, torrent).



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